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Criteria | Structured Finance | CDOs: Global Cash Flow And Synthetic CDO Criteria: CDOs Of Structured Finance Securities Mar 02
Standard & Poors, March 2002
Editor's Note: This article has been partially superseded by the articles titled: "Advance Notice Of Proposed Criteria Change: Market Conditions Negatively Impact CDOs Of Structured Finance Securities," published Dec. 30, 2008; "Retranching CDOs Of ABS With Substantial Exposure To Certain U.S. RMBS And CDO Securities," Dec. 18, 2008; "Recovery Assumptions Revised For U.S. RMBS Collateral Backing ABS CDO Transactions," Oct. 17, 2008; "Recovery Assumptions Revised For Certain CDOs Backed Predominantly By U.S. RMBS," April 28, 2008; "The Use Of Rating-Based Haircuts In Event Of Default Overcollateralization Tests For CDOs," March 19, 2008; "S&P Comments On Process For Rating New CDOs With U.S. RMBS Exposure," July 18, 2007;" and "Update To General Cash Flow Analytics Criteria For CDO Securitizations," published Oct....
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